WoRMS taxon details

Sporadopora Moseley, 1879

174790  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:174790)

accepted
Genus
Polypora Moseley, 1876 (junior homonym)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Moseley HN. (1879). On the structure of the Stylasteridae, a family of the hydroid stony corals. <em>Philosophical Transacations of the Royal Society of London.</em> 169 (2): 425-503, pls. 38-44. [details]   
Note Type species Polypora dichotoma Moseley, 1876  
From editor or global species database
Type species Type species Polypora dichotoma Moseley, 1876 [details]
Depth range 119-1498 m  
Depth range 119-1498 m [details]

Fossil range Paleocene to Recent  
Fossil range Paleocene to Recent [details]
Schuchert, P. (2021). World Hydrozoa Database. Sporadopora Moseley, 1879. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=174790 on 2021-06-23
Date
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2005-07-14 09:00:06Z
created
2010-11-21 16:41:40Z
checked
2020-08-07 12:41:31Z
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2021-04-20 13:04:51Z
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original description Moseley HN. (1879). On the structure of the Stylasteridae, a family of the hydroid stony corals. <em>Philosophical Transacations of the Royal Society of London.</em> 169 (2): 425-503, pls. 38-44. [details]   

original description  (of Polypora Moseley, 1876) Moseley HN. (1876). Preliminary note on the structure of the Stylasteridae, a group of stony corals which, like the Milleporidae, are hydroids, and not anthozoans. <em>Proceedings of the Royal Society of London.</em> 1876 172: 93-101. [details]   

basis of record Cnidaria Antarctic checklist (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns SD. (1983). A generic revision of the Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 1. Description of the genera. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 33(2): 427-508. [details]   

additional source Cairns SD. (1983). Antarctic and subantarctic Stylasterina (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). In: Biology of the Antarctic Seas, XIII. <em>Antarctic Research Series.</em> 38 (2): 61-164. [details]   

additional source Moseley, H.N. (1881 [1880]). Report on certain hydroid, alcyonarian, and madreporarian corals procured during the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger, in the years 1873–1876. <em>Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873–76. Zoology.</em> 2 (part 7): 1-248, pl. Hydrocorallinae 1-14, Helioporidae 1-2, Madreporaria 1-16., available online at http://www.19thcenturyscience.org/HMSC/HMSC-Reports/Zool-07/README.htm [details]   

redescription Cairns SD. (1991). The Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Stylasteridae (Cnidaria: Hydroida). <em>New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoir 98: 1-179.</em>  [details]   

identification resource Cairns SD. (1992). A generic revision of the Stylasteridae (Coelenterata: Hydrozoa). Part 3. Keys to the genera. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 49(1-2): 538-545. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Depth range 119-1498 m [details]

Fossil range Paleocene to Recent [details]

Type species Type species Polypora dichotoma Moseley, 1876 [details]